Month: February 2010

Music, Radio

Jonny Greenwood – Doghouse

(This photo has nothing to do with the concert, but I took it down the road from the BBC’s Maida Vale studios). I’d never been...

Misc, Radio

Social Media and 6 Music

What’s been most interesting so far, following the news that the BBC might be shutting down, has been the reaction in the...

Radio

Murder in Samarkind

Again, I’m going to recommend something that’s just about to drop off the iPlayer. But if you have 90 minutes free before...

Radio

BBC Closing Radio Services?

Friday’s Times is reporting that BBC 6Music and the Asian Network are to be closed under the BBC’s major strategic review. As...

Civil Liberties, Media, Science

Science on Trial

If you’re quick, there’s still a chance to hear last week’s Radio 4 programme Science on Trial. With enormous topicality,...

Music, Photography, Radio

Amy MacDonald

Amy MacDonald played a set in London’s Hard Rock Café for Absolute Radio earlier this evening. The set, promoting a new album,...

TV

Why Don’t We Get The BAFTAs Live?

I know that the easy answers are that: 1. the show runs for at least three hours and viewers would get bored, or 2. we can’t trust...

Misc

Mouse Path

My mouse trail from a morning at work. Generated using the fun Mouse Path software as linked to by the NY Times blog....

Media, Mobile, Technology

BBC Mobile Apps

The big news eminating from the BBC today is that they’re finally getting around to releasing some mobile applications. That’s...

Radio

What’s The Truth Behind Digital Radio Figures?

The dust has settled a little bit on the last RAJAR figures were released. But there were a number of stories surrounding RAJAR much like...